Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. has been awarded a basic engineering contract for the proposed Sisson Tungsten-Molybdenum project, majority-owned and operated by Northcliff Resources Ltd., said officials; the value New Brunswick asset’s value was undisclosed.

“We are pleased to use our experience in engineering and construction and our presence in New Brunswick to support Northcliff,” said Jacobs Group Vice President Terry Hagen. Jacobs will provide planning, engineering and infrastructure services for the project forecast to enter detailed engineering by Q2 2015.